ESP Biography


Major: 10B

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2020

Picture of Shahul Alam

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Past Classes

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S11090: TMI about DNA in Splash 2016 (Nov. 19 - 20, 2016)
Have you ever wondered why scientists refer to “the secret to life” as DNA, as opposed to another arbitrary, three-letter acronym? In this class, you will learn the answer to this (not-so-perplexing) conundrum, as well as the details behind much more interesting aspects of the world’s most fascinating molecule. From discovery to etymology, chemical reactivity to biological function, and methods of manipulation to laboratory applications, we will attempt to unravel DNA into more than just three, non-descriptive letters.

A11110: Origami Basics in Splash 2016 (Nov. 19 - 20, 2016)
The ancient Japanese art of paper-folding is not for the weak of heart. If you have the courage to put up with the occasional paper cut and the willpower to create something out of nothing, then come learn the foundations of origami.